Monday April 7, 2014
University of San Francisco: San Francisco is looking for an intern for the summer. The Volunteer Assistant Strength and Conditioning Intern Coach will report to Assistant Director of Athletic Performance. Responsibilities: Assist with the development and administration of a sound strength and conditioning program, teaching safe lifting and movement techniques and overall supervision of weight room and conditioning sessions. Assist with the implementation and evaluation of Functional Movement Screens for all student-athletes. Collaborate with and assist the Sports Medicine Staff in developing sports specific return to play rehabilitation protocols for injured student-athletes. Assist in evaluation and development of all regeneration programming. Organize and input data for the athletic performance database to ensure accurate reporting of student-athlete progress and planning. Bachelor’s degree required in Exercise Science, Kinesiology or related field. Preferred Requirements: Pursuing or completed Master’s degree in Exercise Sports Science or related area; Pursuing or completed certification CSCS, USAW, CSCCa or SCCC. Compensation: 1.) Gaining valuable experience in a Division I Strength and Conditioning department. 2.) Opportunity for a positive professional recommendation. 3.) Athletic gear when available. All interested candidates should email their cover letter, resume, and professional references to Justin Leach at [email protected]. No phone calls.
Ole Miss: The Department of Strength and Conditioning (Olympic Sports) at the University of Mississippi is now accepting applications for the summer and fall semesters at this time. This is an unpaid position. Responsibilities include assisting with supervision of training programs, assisting with daily facility maintenance, and all other departmental functions. Intern qualifications: Punctuality; Strong communication skills; Strong work ethic; Ability to follow directions. Preferred qualifications: Pursuing a Bachelor’s/Master’s in Exercise Science or related field; CPR/AED certified; CSCS, SCCC, and/or USAW certification. Interns will receive experience working at the Division 1 level, have the potential to earn recommendations for future career opportunities, and receive college credit if applicable. Please apply at our website via this link. Also, please email a cover letter, resume, and three references with contact information to Coach Simmons at: [email protected]
Friday April 4, 2014
Tiffin: Tiffin University’s football program is seeking interested applicants for summer 2014 strength and conditioning intern. Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following: (1) Assist the Strength & Conditioning Coach with various duties; (2) Teach and demonstrate proper technique of skills involved in a strength & conditioning program (including dynamic warm-ups, Olympic lifts, plyometrics, and core, balance, speed and agility exercises); (4) and provide supervision of the weight room facility, upkeep and maintain equipment, and perform other duties assigned by Head Strength Coach. Qualifications include: (1)Enrolled in a Bachelor degree program at the junior or senior level status or enrolled in a Master degree program in Exercise Science or related field (2); Proficient with Microsoft Excel, Word, Power Point & Outlook; (3) Passion for sport and the Ideals of the Olympic Movement; (4) Sport experience preferred (i.e., active in competitive/intramural sports); (5) Excellent communication and human relations skills; (6) Demonstrated ability to work in fast paced multi disciplinary team environment; (7)Willingness to participate in the full Intern Program; (8) Preferred recognized national certification in Strength & Conditioning (NSCA, CSCCA, USAW,CSCS); (9) CPR Certification; and (10) Aspire to pursue a career as a strength & conditioning professional . Benefits: Summer housing, have the potential to earn recommendations for future career opportunities, and receive college credit if applicable. Inquires must be received by May 1, 2013 by sending a cover letter, resume, and 3 professional references to Josh Ison, Head Strength & Conditioning coach via email at [email protected] or Jen Rosselit at [email protected] Please visit this link for more information. NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE!
Thursday April 3, 2014
Akron: The University of Akron strength and conditioning program is currently accepting applications for a football only Graduate Assistant position. All applicants must have at least one full year of experience in college strength and conditioning, a bachelors degree in an exercise science related field, CPR certification, CSCS, SCCC or USAW certification, and an endless passion to be a college football strength and conditioning coach. This G.A position will pay a stipend of $6,000/year and tuition for a two year masters degree program. Responsibilities will include assisting with the supervision of football training programs, being directly responsible for lifting groups of up to 12 athletes per session, extensive date entry, and completion of multiple educational assignments. Please email your resume and a list of references to Matt Gildersleeve at [email protected]
Strake Jesuit College Prep (Houston, TX): Strake Jesuit College Preparatory in Houston, Texas is accepting applications for Summer and Fall 2014 volunteer interns (non-paid). Strake Jesuit is an all-boys college prep high school competing in 13 sports and is a member of the UIL (University Interscholastic League). Intern requirements include either a completed or in final year of completing undergraduate college course work in the following areas: Kinesiology, Health, Physical Education, Exercise Prescription, Nutrition, Sports Studies or Sports Psychology. If completing undergraduate course work, internship can be used for college credit. Interns will take part in the Continuing Education Program and will assist the Head Strength and Conditioning Coach and assistant coaches in the training and development of all 13 sports. Interns will be required to work at least 20 hours per week and take part in the overall Mission and guidelines of Strake Jesuit College Preparatory. Local candidates are highly desired. Interested candidates please contact Troy Ramsey at [email protected]
Tuesday April 1, 2014
Wake Forest: Wake Forest University’s is accepting applications for volunteer intern coaches to contribute to the Football Sports Performance Program. Qualified candidates will serve the Football program as a non-counted coach that will have the opportunity to assist in all training sessions in compliance with NCAA rules. The successful candidates must be working towards earning a Bachelor’s degree. They must display a strong work ethic, positive attitude, and a desire to become a strength and conditioning professional. In addition, they must be committed to enhancing themselves and the department through a continued eagerness to learn and develop professionally. The anticipated start date will be May 2014. To apply, please provide a copy of your cover letter, resume, and three professional references to: Brandon Hourigan Wake Forest University at [email protected].
Friday March 28, 2014
Pepperdine (D-I - CA): Pepperdine University's Strength and Conditioning Department is seeking 2 non-paid summer interns to assist with Men's and Women's Basketball and other various sports. Other responsibilities will include helping with session set up and breakdown as well as completion of educational assignments designed to increase knowledge in the field. Applicants must have a strong willingness to learn, excellent organizational skills, and be able to work well in a group setting. CSCS or USAW is preferred, but not required. Applications will be taken until positions are filled. Internships dates are June 1 through July 31. All interested candidates should email their cover letter, resume, and professional references to Tubbs Pike at [email protected]. No phone calls please.
Thursday March 27, 2014
Eastern Washington: Eastern Washington's athletic performance department is no longer accepting applications for the graduate assistant position. Thank you for your interest.
Wednesday March 26, 2014
East Carolina: There is an opening for an assistant strength coach at ECU.
Temple: The Owls have hired Brandon Washington as assistant strength and conditioning coach for football.
Tuesday March 25, 2014
Jesuit College Prep HS (TX): The Jesuit College Preparatory School of Dallas is accepting applications for two Summer Athletic Performance Paid Interns. This is an ideal opportunity for those interested in gaining true hands on experience in the performance profession and for those, but not limited to, that reside in the Dallas/Ft. Worth area. All candidates will have an opportunity to train a broad spectrum of sports including football while assisting in the daily maintenance of the Ranger Performance Center. Required dates would be four weeks in the month of June and three weeks during the month of July. Pay is non-negotiable at $1,000.00 for each position. This opportunity is a curriculum based internship and candidates can receive class credit if applicable. All candidates must have a genuine interest in training athletes and must have or working towards a nationally recognized certification such as the CSCS. This is an opportunity to train high school athletes and will require the final candidates to perform a background check. If this is a concern, please do not apply. All interested candidates need to email their cover letter, resume, and professional references to Jeremy Weeks, Director of Athletic Performance at [email protected].
Marshall: The Marshall University Strength and Conditioning Department (Olympic Sports) is seeking motivated individuals to fill 1-2 volunteer coach positions for the Summer 2014 Semester. Responsibilities will include but are not limited to: Setup, breakdown, and implementation of training programs for 12 intercollegiate teams (Primarily M&W Basketball) and assisting with the maintenance and upkeep of the equipment and facility. This is an unpaid position, but the candidate will gain critical experience working and learning in a Division I setting. There may be a chance for housing assistance. The internship will begin May 12th, 2014 and will end August 22nd, 2014. The candidate must be pursuing or have completed a Bachelor’s degree in Exercise Science or related field and be CPR and First Aid certified. Preferred qualifications: CSCS, USAW, SCCC. All interested candidates should send a Resume and References to Matt Donelson, Assistant Strength Coach, at [email protected].